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Fast-food's new target: The snack attack

...don't make them feel like they're pigging out.They aren't all shrunken versions of regular items, either.Burger King said the return of its chicken fries is helping push up sales, with many people stopping in to get French fry-shaped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-28/fast-foods-new-target-snac
Burger King to McDonald's: Let's make a McWhopper

...the International Day of Peace: Burger King is asking McDonald's to join...full-page newspaper ads Wednesday, Burger King said it's calling for a truce...the Big Mac and the Whopper. Burger King says it wants to serve the concoction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/burger-king-mcdonalds-lets
Burger King's sales get another boost from Chicken Fries

NEW YORK - Burger King got a boost from the return of its...said Monday sales rose 7.9 percent at Burger King locations in the U.S. and Canada...Chicken Fries off the menu in 2012, Burger King had said last year it was bringing back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-27/burger-kings-sales-get-ano
McDonald's: Fewer Happy Meal orders opting for soda

...important for McDonald's, whose courtship of parents and children over the decades helped make it an industry leader.Burger King and Wendy's have also said they would stop featuring sodas as an option for kids' meals on menu boards after advocacy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-25/mcdonalds-fewer-happy-meal
Water main break closes parts of Deans Bridge Road

Officers are on scene at a water main break at the Burger King on Deans Bridge and Barton Chapel roads.According to...and barrels to surround the incident location in the Burger King parking lot.One lane of Deans Bridge Road ? headed toward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-21/water-main-break-closes-part
McDonald's US store count to shrink this year, possibly for 1st time

...easily remains the country's biggest hamburger chain. It still has more than twice as many restaurants as No. 2 Burger King, according to the industry tracker Technomic.Among all fast-food chains, Subway has the most locations in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-18/mcdonalds-us-store-count-s
EBay, PayPal outline plans for after split

...PayPal-owned Paydient is the No. 2 food and beverage app in the iOS app store and can be used in 30,000 stores. And Burger King is letting users pay with PayPal in 5,000 stores.PayPal also plans to grow internationally via its acquisition of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-16/ebay-paypal-outline-plans-
Last pipeline hearing draws crowd

...grant eminent domain to a private company," he said. "Where do we draw the line? It will be a Kroger or a CVS, a Burger King that comes to this community and says, 'Hey, there is a necessity for that.' "Several people also questioned Kinder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-07/last-pipeline-hearing-draws-c
FDA approves genetically engineered potatoes, apples

...GMO potatoes nor do we have current plans to change our sourcing practice," the company said in a statement Friday.Burger King and Wendy's declined to comment.Okanagan, based in British Columbia, wants to make apples a more convenient...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-20/fda-approves-genetically-e
McDonald's workers file complaints over burns in ongoing campaign for higher pay, unionization

...restaurants, the vast majority of which are run by franchisees. McDonald's and other fast-food chains, including Burger King and Wendy's, have said they're not responsible for employment decisions at franchised restaurants.The matter has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-16/mcdonalds-workers-file-com